Set-Up Research Budget

The clinical research financial pulse provides a self service option for PI’s and study teams to create their own budgets using the current research pricing charge master.  Study teams are best equipped to understand and validate research related services provided in association with each study. Coding and financial expertise through the CRBP is available to assist PI’s and study teams develop study protocols and budgets and provide support for research related billing.

To build a study budget please follow these steps:

Step 1 Collect information on study required procedures from the protocol

Step 2 Complete the Research Coding and Pricing Request Form 

Step 3 Enter prices from the CDM website based on the effective date of your study Research Pricing Charge Master 

Step 4 Submit completed form to

Contact information from ancillary departments to assist with price inquiries not available on the charge master is available on the bottom of the Clinical Research Financial Pulse Homepage.

Please visit Budget and Billing for more information



Partner Contacts - Contact a Facilitator

Cedars-Sinai Medical Center

(310) 423-8969
Debby Peterson


Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Sciences
Gregory Turner

Lundquist Institute at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center

(310) 222-2503
Raquel Gutierrez